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Release Date: May 13th, 2011

DVD Release Date: September 27th, 2011

PG-13|1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary
A Mexican-American teen (Aimee Garcia) in Chicago struggles with her family's expectations for her and her own desire to become a dancer.

Cast: Aimee Garcia, Al Bandiero, Jossara Jinaro, Gina Rodriguez, Louie Alegria, Andres Perez-Molina, Gustavo Mellado, David Hernandez

Director: Carmen Marron

Genres: Drama

Distributors: Lionsgate Films

Ratings & Reviews

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  • This dour, uninspired, Hispanic-themed variation on the profitable "Step Up" dance movies is unlikely to similarly rouse teens. show more

  • Best of all, Go for It! speaks to working-class young women without ignoring issues like race, class tensions and domestic violence. It's never mawkish, even at its understated climax. Uplift with minimal fanfare? That's no small feat. Latin spice only helps. show more

  • Brings nothing new to the coming-of-age dance film. Worse, director Carmen Marron seems as bored with the movie's protagonist as we are. show more

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